Association & Shelter Needs

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We need your help now! Below is a list of DVIPP Shelter needs – urgent needs (priority); basic needs (ongoing); association needs (overall YWCA Greater Lafayette necessities); and non-donatable items (other human service organization items.)

For DVIPP Shelter donations, please deliver directly to YWCA DVIPP Shelter at 604 N. 6th St. Ring the doorbell and leave your donation on the doorstep. Email Ericka, Senior Director, or call (765) 423-1118 for more information or to schedule a delivery!

For overall organization donations, please deliver directly to YWCA Greater Lafayette Main Campus at 605 N. 6th St., Monday – Friday 8:30 am – 6:00 pm. Email Janae, Director of Facilities, or call (765) 742-0075 for more information or to schedule a delivery!

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Non-Donatable Items

Hotel and Travel Toiletries
Used, expired or opened products
Breast Pumps
Car Seats With Stained or Damaged Fabric Covers
Opened Packages of Diapers
Soft or Fabric Toys
Stuffed Animals

Incentive Program Wish List

(Any toiletry or personal items must be new, unopened and unexpired.)

Fidget toys and small white boards
Bubbles
Basketballs and footballs
Lego
Manicure sets/press on nails
Sidewalk chalk
Slippers all sizes
Spa kits/bath kits, perfume, and skin care items
Wall plug ins-Febreze, Air Wick
Food or superstore gift cards

Association Needs

Outdoor Rakes (leaf)
Weed Killer
Air Freshener (no floral scents)
Dawn Dish Soap
Microban Spray Cleaner
General Purpose Cleaner
Bleach
Large Microfiber Dust Mop

Items not currently needed

Bars of soap, body wash, shampoo, conditioner, hand sanitizer, baby soap/lotion, baby items, clothing of any size

Shelter Needs

Urgent needs in bold

Full-size and unopened deodorant
Kitchen trash bags (big and small)
Paper plates, bowls, cups, spoons
Reusable tote bags
Hairbrushes and combs
New and unopened all size pullups
Twin sized comforters
Laundry Detergent, softener, and dryer sheets
Watercolors & Colored pencils
Lunchboxes
Disposable masks
Band-Aids
Ziplock bags (all sizes)
Aluminum foil/Saran wrap
Gas/fuel cards

Shelter Clothing Needs

For all clothing donations: new and lightly used condition, not in need of repair and freshly laundered preferred if lightly used

New and unopened underwear and socks packages in all sizes
New swimsuits in all sizes

Client Future Housing Wish List

Air mattress
Bleach
Coffee pots and Crock pots
Dish Soap
Mops/brooms
Pots and Pans sets
Silverware sets

*please call to set up donation drop-off time for large items

 

YWCA Greater Lafayette does not discriminate in the delivery of services or benefits based on race, color, national origin, religion, sex, disability, age, sexual orientation and gender identity.